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Eccles. British & World English

Ecclesiastes (in biblical references)

Eccles, Sir John Carew British & World English

(1903–97), Australian physiologist, who demonstrated the way in which nerve impulses are conducted by means of chemical neurotransmitters. Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine (1963)

Eccles cake British & World English

A round flat cake of sweetened pastry filled with currants

Eccles in Eccles cake British & World English

A round flat cake of sweetened pastry filled with currants